World's top gold producers tried and failed again to tie-up.
Beijing's strategy to consolidate the domestic iron ore industry under six to eight large miners has been met with skepticism.
Pipeline project crucial to oil sands development pushed out another year.
The rare earth storm has passed, but a new critical metal conundrum could be ahead for the West.
The federal government has the authority to approve Northern Gateway without the support of a majority of residents. The question for the Prime Minister and his cabinet is should they ignore the will of the people, particularly when they've made their wishes known in a formal vote?
He is first US former president to urge the current administration reject TransCanada's pipeline.
Investors will now be watching to see if Goldcorp tries to top the joint bid.
Speculation is mounting as the industry has shifted enough to make a buyout attractive.
Production of the steel-making material, however, increased by 16%, which means the miner is on track to meet its full-year target.
Powertech Uranium's proposed mine may have gotten a license to operate last week, but opponents say they'll fight the ruling.
Eagle Spirit Energy Holdings and Aquilini Group say they have signed non-disclosure agreements with a substantial number of First Nations in northern British Columbia to earn a “social licence” for the project.
Goldcorp's sweetened offer is straightforward, requires no formal shareholder approval and could be completed by as early as end-April.
The 8% one-day drop in the iron ore price in March was the result of a new dynamic in the market: panicked selling by traders using ore as loan collateral.
Bolivian President Evo Morales and leaders of the National Federation of Mining Cooperatives have formed a commission to quickly redraft at least three controversial articles of the recently-approved ruling.
China's iron ore imports jump 21% to 74 million tonnes while copper imports surge 31%.
Canada invited this week Coal India ltd., the world’s largest coal miner to explore mining opportunities in the country.
The agreement with three parties lays out a series of proposed financing transactions for the mine, the world’s biggest undeveloped source of diamonds.
The sweetened hostile offer for Osisko trumps friendly bid from Yamana Gold Inc.
Pure silver production increased 26% to 1.89 million ounces, while gold output rose 23% to 18,519 ounces.
The recommendation comes from Proxy advisory service Institutional Shareholder Services, the same firm that last year called shareholders to vote against the Barrick's approach to compensation.
The stock fell almost 26% in Sydney after the company announced it expects be suspended from trading later this month.
The closely-watched Thomson Reuters GFMS annual copper survey paints a grim picture for the copper price in 2014 and beyond.
Personal assistants at large mining companies and PR people were the most targeted by online criminals.
Rio becomes the second large diversified miner, after Anglo American, to back out of the project in less than seven months.
Doyle, 63, will probably be remembered the most as the CEO who fended off BHP Billiton’s hostile takeover bid for the Canadian fertilizer producer.
No injuries. No motive.
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